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Soul Companion: A Memoir

by Judy Hilyard, RN, MN

230 pages, 6" x 9"

Softbound, Hardbound, eBook

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After a 47-year career as an ICU nurse, Judy Hilyard took a completely different road and became an Anam Aira, a soul companion, for those who have died or are in the final stages of dying. Soul Companion is the story of what Judy has learned as she cares for souls on both sides of the Veil.

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Aunt in the Amazon
La Tia en la selva Amazónica

by Diane Wallace

A true adventure coloring book story in English and Spanish

Illustrations by the author

80 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 11"

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This coloring book story in Spanish and English takes you on an expedition down the Amazon by canoe. It's the perfect book for bilingual families with kids of all ages. The engaging and true story will inspire curiosity about the world, interest in other cultures and a desire to travel without fear.

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Body Wisdom  
by Dr. Gerald J. Senogles, D.O.M., L.Ac.

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Secrets for Achieving Health,
Happiness & Longevity

Illustrations by Katy Cauker

Print and eBook
187 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"

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In Oriental Medicine, covering up symptoms with drugs is not good enough. Dr. Gerald Senogles was one of the first 50 graduates in the field of Oriental Medicine in the United States. He has been in private Oriental Medical practice since 1979. He shares his understanding of how we develop disease conditions and how to treat the root causes.

"sage volume...practical, beneficial guide...
appealingly relatable" –
Kirkus Review

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PURSUIT
Book 1: Ya Kuwinda
  
by Brandon Wiggins
Print and eBook (new)

282 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"

Distributed by the author
through IngramSpark

Author Brandon Wiggins brings a wealth of knowledge of politics, science, nature, and current events to this engrossing and entertaining work of fiction. This impressive debut novel combines an appealing heroine, non-stop action, an exotic setting, whip-smart humor, romance, and science for an epic adventure worthy of Indiana Jones.

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Rediscovering Darwin  
by David Loye
The rest of Darwin's theory
and why we need it today

Print and eBook

204 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"
Extensive bibliography

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"...makes the whole evolutionary theory hang together as 'Love-in-action.'" - Ken Wilber

David Loye is an internationally known psychologist, evolutionary systems scientist, and author of thirty books including the national award winning The Healing of a Nation.

In this new work, Rediscovering Darwin, Loye describes the true Darwin: a visionary moral thinker, not a mechanistic random-evolutionist. This is a groundbreaking book by a world authority on the writings of Charles Darwin.

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The Great Silent Grandmother Gathering
by Sharon Mehdi

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44 pages, softbound, 6.5 x 6.5"

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In 2004 Sharon Mehdi wrote a little story about two grandmothers who stood in the park to save the world. It sold many thousands of copies, it was translated into half a dozen languages, and was trandformed into a play.Now, in 2020, we need the grandmothers more than ever, and their daughters and their granddaughters.

Lucky Valley Press was delighted to re-design and produce this anniversary edition of The Great Silent Grandmother Gathering.

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Color Historic Jacksonville  
by Anne Brooke Hawkins

34 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 8.5"

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Jacksonville, Oregon is recognized as one of the West's outstanding examples of a nineteenth-century mining and agricultural town. Nearly unaltered by the passing of time, Jacksonville is a living depiction of an era long past.

Southern Oregon artist Anne Brooke Hawkins has captured 28 of these historic buildings in pen and ink. Fun for colorers of all ages, the pen and ink drawings are perfect for for colored pencils, crayons, markers, or oil pastels.

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Sobrietease  by Martha Carucci

192 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 "

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For many, the word alcoholic conjures up images of the person on the street with a brown-bagged bottle. But what about the mom next to you at the PTA meeting? This is a humorous and heartfelt story about a suburban mom's journey through recovery and sobriety into a better life. Read it and weep and hopefully laugh.

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The Emerging Healer  
by Chevonna Gaylor

Print and eBook

112 pages, softbound, 5x 8"

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In this insightful narrative for therapists and mental health professionals, Chevonna Gaylor models the process of exploring your own personal story to support your growth as a healer. She shares her experiences, hoping you will consider your own. Ideas for clinical application and a processing question are provided at the end of each chapter, to stimulate your thoughts about the content.

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Jesus and the Practice of the
Golden Rule - a Book of Hours

by Art Schuller

198 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches

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"Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." Those 11 words, known as "The Golden Rule," express the core essence of compassion and love. This pocket-size book is a useful contemplative and devotional tool in the real life day-to-day practice of the Golden Rule.

IStructured like a medieval "book of hours," the book presents several meditative texts daily for seven days, along with the author's own loving and perceptive comments. Learn more...


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Wild Whispers  
by Theo Maehr
and Sonja Lokensgard

62 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 8.5 inches
32 full-page color illustrations

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Whimsical poetry and radiant illustrations are combined in this book for children of all ages. It tells about the wise messages we can receive from the world around us if we are quiet enough to listen and hear. Learn more...


Sam and Eli  by Carol P. Johnson

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36 pages, softbound, 8 x 8"
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Sam and Eli are a couple of errant angels who get into a bit of mischief at Christmastime.

This story was told by Carol Johnson to her children, and was lovingly Distributed by them after her death.

With illustrations by Curt Evans.

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The Abandoned Car
  by Stephanie Rosenbaum

A Sandy Connors Mystery

248 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 inches

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Twenty-one year old Sandy Connors is a very curious green-eyed blonde, whose fascination for mysteries takes her on some wild journeys.

A book for young adults, in the tradition of the Nancy Drew books. Learn more...


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Feeding Alice  
Shelley Schachter

124 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"
Recipes, food essays,
and food photograpy
Limited edition published
independently by the author

Carmel valley, California, has long been known for a wide array of fine restaurants, and Shelley's kitchen was one of them. In this ode to his wife, Shelley shares his favorite recipes and his four-color photographs of the meals he cooked for Alice.

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Scherzo's Magical
Musical Adventure

by Nancy E. Bennett

54 pages, with 23 oil paintings by the author, softbound, 11 x 8.5"

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This is a story about a little dog, Scherzo, with a great desire to sing. If a child is musical and loves animals, this humorous book will educate and inspire while providing an intuitive understanding of musical terminology. This is the perfect book for little ones and grown-ups to share.

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Penitentiary Tales:
A Love Story

A novel by EA Luetkemeyer

Illustrations by the author

404 pages, softbound, 6" x 9"

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In the 1980s, Dean Davis, a 30-something, educated, straight white male from affluent Sausalito, California, is sent to an Illinois prison filled with inmates from the mean streets of Chicago. What challenges does he meet? How does the experience affect his social and political consciousness?

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Kaden's Shells
Embracing the ‘Super Powers’
of children with differences

by Jeanie Gould

Illustrations by Dai Thomas
48 pages, softbound, 8 x 8"

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A whimsical story of young Kaden exploring marvels at the beach, while grandma weaves in life lessons of understanding, compassion, and empathy for those with differences; celebrating their special powers.

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Inspiration for Living  
by Judy Tatelbaum

212 pages, softbound, 5 x 7"
Distributed by Ingram

Print and eBook editions

Judy's classic book, The Courage to Grieve, has helped thousands of people through the grieving process, providing specific help to face pain and grief and to recover and grow from the experience. Her latest book, Inspiration for Life, is a collection of 100 two-page essays which originated as articles in her popular email newsletter. Written with honesty and compassion, this book is destined to be another classic in the field of grief.

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Grandfather's Garden  
by David Loye

Some Bedtime Stories
for Little and Big Folk

Illustrations by
A. Christopher Simon

Print and eBook
128 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"

Distributed by IngramSpark

Grandfather's Garden has the endearing quality of a classic of a new kind. As with the Harry Potter books, its rollicking stream of quirky tales is for "both little and big folk." That is, it's for "kids, teens, grownups, and for the close, warm delight of reading aloud at bedtime."

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MIGRATION  
by Richard Rawson

154 pages, 6 x 9 inches
Softbound and hardbound

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The compelling story of seven generations of the Rawson family, from the governing councils of Puritan Boston in the 1600s to the rich farmlands of southern Michigan two hundred years later. "Migration" brings a fresh perspective to America's earliest western movement.

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Eleanor Bobbin and
the Magical, Merciful,
Mighty Art of Kindness
by Sharon Mehdi

40 pages, softbound, 6.5 x 6.5"

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The world is in chaos. Rancor and retribution rule the day. Greed and fear have been crowned King of All That Is. For many, there seems to be no hope.And yet... and yet... hidden beneath the helplessness and hopelessness there is a glimmer of light, of forgiveness, compassion, kindness or love. Such little words but they can create miracles and make the impossible possible. They can heal lives. And sometimes, whole communities. Just ask Eleanor Bobbin.

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Boss  
by Charles Osborne
The story of S.F.B Morse,
the founder of Pebble Beach

166 pages, 6 x 9 inches
Hardbound with dust jacket
75 vintage photographs

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S.F.B Morse first arrived on the Monterey Peninsula in 1915, and fell in love with the pristine forested hills and spectacular Pacific coastline. There he created a playground for his wealthy sporting friends and called it "Pebble Beach." This definitive biography is the first time his story has been told.

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Forging Faith  
by Gates McKibbin
Direct experience of the divine

eBook

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The ultimate source of freedom is faith. But like the most rewarding accomplishments, your faith becomes more profound especially when it is challenged and then affirmed. This penetrating volume of messages from spirit will enable you to reach deep within yourself. You will discover what tests your faith, what supports your belief in the unseen and how you can sustain the courage to serve spirit throughout your life.

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FOCUS  
Finding the Hidden Messages
in Your Personal Photographs

by Christi Koelker

210 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Dozens of color and b/w photos, illustrations, charts, tables

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Your own snapshots—new or old—contain more than you might perceive at a casual glance. They're a moment of interaction between people, surroundings, and light itself, and are filled with intriguing clues and hints. With detailed examples, and dozens of charts and color illustrations, Christi Koelker will teach you the art of Snapshot Archeology. Learn more...

PERSONAL AND FAMILY MEMOIRS

Even if a book is not primarily intended for retail sales, Lucky Valley Press always recommends purchasing an ISBN and acquiring distribution through online book vendors. The book can then easily be purchased by family and friends at any time in the future.


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The Nealons of Table Rock  
compiled by
Katherine Nealon in 1973

244 pages, softbound, 8.5x11"
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In 1973 Katherine Nealon wrote and compiled a history of her ancestors, who homesteaded in Southern Oregon in the 1880s.

Completely digitally and fron scratch, Lucky Valley Press created an exact replica of the original hand-illustrated typed manuscript.

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Light at the End of the Tunnel
  by Sally Latimer

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134 pages, softbound, 5 x 8"

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Sally Latimer knows that "the cost of great love is grief." In her memoir, A Light at the End of the Tunnel, her grief is expressed and her survival clearly addressed.

She hopes by writing this book she can bring hope to others who are suffering, and to let them know there is help "out there."

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The Journey  
by Antonius Laenen

Cover and illustrations
by the author
116 pages, softbound, 6 x 9"

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The book's subtitle says it all: "An escape from Nazi-occupied Europe during WWIIA story from a father to his children based on real life incidents." Laenen tells the heartfelt story of his family's journey from Europe to the USA to escape the Nazis.

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